The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 84 79 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +30
Contract jobs citing CMS 42 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.62% 2.00% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.79% 9.62% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 6
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£308 £320 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% -11.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +162.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £42.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.29 £11.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+48.09% -42.10%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
429 520 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.56% 20.83% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 298 148
Average daily rate £420 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 25
Average hourly rate £33.75 £27.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.25 £41.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

CMS Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 13 £325 -5.79% 1
Newbury +1 5 £275 +37.50%
Bracknell -2 5 £315 +57.50%
Maidenhead +5 4 £320 -11.72%
Slough -22 3 £269 -28.33%
Windsor - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 44 (45.83%) HTML
2 34 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 29 (30.21%) CSS
3 29 (30.21%) Drupal
4 28 (29.17%) Marketing
5 22 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (22.92%) Content Management
6 21 (21.88%) SEO
6 21 (21.88%) jQuery
7 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
8 17 (17.71%) XML
9 16 (16.67%) HTML5
10 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
10 14 (14.58%) User Experience
11 13 (13.54%) C#
11 13 (13.54%) PHP
11 13 (13.54%) .NET
11 13 (13.54%) MVC
11 13 (13.54%) Kanban
12 12 (12.50%) Mobile App
12 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 11 (11.46%) Photoshop
13 11 (11.46%) Analytics
13 11 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (10.42%) Sitecore
14 10 (10.42%) Social Media
14 10 (10.42%) Migration
15 9 (9.38%) MS Office
15 9 (9.38%) IBM Notes

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (30.21%) Drupal
2 10 (10.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (9.38%) IBM Notes
4 8 (8.33%) WordPress
5 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.21%) Joomla!
6 4 (4.17%) Umbraco
6 4 (4.17%) Confluence
6 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (3.13%) Liferay
8 2 (2.08%) TYPO3
8 2 (2.08%) Apache
8 2 (2.08%) Magnolia
9 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.04%) Sitefinity
9 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.04%) DNN
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.38%) MS Office
3 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.08%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.08%) Tridion
3 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) NFC
2 1 (1.04%) Intranet
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) FTP
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Dreamweaver
2 8 (8.33%) JIRA
3 7 (7.29%) Subversion
4 6 (6.25%) Grunt
5 4 (4.17%) Selenium
5 4 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.04%) Firebug
General
1 28 (29.17%) Marketing
2 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.29%) German Language
3 6 (6.25%) Italian Language
3 6 (6.25%) Portuguese Language
3 6 (6.25%) Spanish Language
3 6 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (5.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.17%) Publishing
6 3 (3.13%) Games
6 3 (3.13%) Finance
7 2 (2.08%) Danish Language
7 2 (2.08%) Dutch Language
7 2 (2.08%) Swedish Language
7 2 (2.08%) Japanese Language
7 2 (2.08%) Korean Language
7 2 (2.08%) Legal
8 1 (1.04%) Automotive
8 1 (1.04%) French Language
Job Titles
1 38 (39.58%) Developer
2 21 (21.88%) Project Manager
3 15 (15.63%) Digital Project Manager
4 9 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (7.29%) Web Developer
5 7 (7.29%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (7.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (5.21%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.17%) CMS Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Content Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Architect
8 3 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (3.13%) QA Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (45.83%) HTML
2 29 (30.21%) CSS
3 21 (21.88%) jQuery
4 17 (17.71%) XML
5 16 (16.67%) HTML5
6 13 (13.54%) .NET
7 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.29%) XHTML
8 7 (7.29%) CSS3
9 6 (6.25%) Ajax
9 6 (6.25%) Web Services
10 5 (5.21%) SOAP
10 5 (5.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.21%) Sass
10 5 (5.21%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.21%) WCF
10 5 (5.21%) JSON
11 4 (4.17%) WebCenter
11 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) User Experience
2 12 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.42%) Social Media
4 8 (8.33%) Open Source
5 7 (7.29%) Digital Media
6 5 (5.21%) Blog
7 4 (4.17%) E-Learning
8 3 (3.13%) W3C
8 3 (3.13%) Copywriting
9 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.08%) FMCG
10 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.04%) SCORM
10 1 (1.04%) New Media
10 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
10 1 (1.04%) iPad
10 1 (1.04%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.04%) Debian
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.04%) Android
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (22.92%) Content Management
2 21 (21.88%) SEO
3 20 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 13 (13.54%) MVC
4 13 (13.54%) Kanban
5 11 (11.46%) Analytics
5 11 (11.46%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (10.42%) Migration
7 9 (9.38%) Project Management
7 9 (9.38%) Web Development
8 8 (8.33%) CRM
9 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.21%) Service Management
10 5 (5.21%) Pay per click
11 4 (4.17%) Email Marketing
11 4 (4.17%) Scrum
11 4 (4.17%) TDD
11 4 (4.17%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.54%) C#
2 13 (13.54%) PHP
3 5 (5.21%) SQL
4 4 (4.17%) Java
4 4 (4.17%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) PHP5
5 2 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.04%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.04%) PHP4
6 1 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) ISEB
2 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.42%) Sitecore
3 9 (9.38%) Lotus
4 8 (8.33%) Adobe
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle
6 4 (4.17%) Open Text
7 2 (2.08%) Huawei
7 2 (2.08%) Google
8 1 (1.04%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.04%) Alterian
8 1 (1.04%) ATG
8 1 (1.04%) FatWire
8 1 (1.04%) SendGrid
8 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.04%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.04%) Ektron
8 1 (1.04%) hybris
8 1 (1.04%) Zend
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